Source: (2006) Chicago: Chicago Board of Education.

THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER RECOMMENDS THE FOLLOWING: That the Chicago Board of Education adopt the Student Code of Conduct (“SCC”) for the 2007-2008 school year which is attached hereto. This SCC has been updated to modify the actions necessary for disciplinary offenses, to clarify certain disciplinary actions, and to clarify that the policy pertains to disciplinary actions and behavioral expectations for all Chicago Public Schools students. The 2007-2008 SCC will become effective September 13, 2007. During the 2006-2007 school year, the Office of the Chief Executive Officer worked with various stakeholders to develop revisions to the Student Code of Conduct and accompanying school supports for 2007-2008 that reflect a comprehensive approach to student discipline and include components of restorative justice, alternatives to out of school suspension, and additional measures aimed to ensure a safe and positive environment for students and school personnel. (excerpt)


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